Mission Projects & Partners

North Presbyterian Church

4515 Superior Avenue
Cleveland, OH. 44103
216-431-3726

Mission: North Church is an inner-city church that seeks to build a worship community. There is an outreach program to the local homeless population. The church provides worship services, meals, assistance with securing housing, and employment, and resource services.

Opportunities:

  • Assisting with meal preparation, serving, set-up, and clean-up.
  • Hours: Sundays in June 9:30AM-1:30PM, and the last two Thursdays in June for community meals- 2:00PM-5:00PM set-up, and 5:00PM-6:30PM for clean-up.
  • Participate in a Free Will Offering during the month of June.

Contact: Bonnie Gulstrand

Dougbe River Presbyterian School in Liberia(DRPSL)

Mission: DRPSL is open to all children regardless of religion, age, race, gender, or ethnic group. DRPSL stands for peace, unity, reconciliation, honesty, and development. DRPSL is a major foreign mission over-seen by The Presbytery of the Western Reserve.

Opportunity: Church members can offer a single donation or fund ongoing education for students by sponsorships( see the website for sponsorship details). DRPSL is mission supported by RR Presbyterian Women’s Assn. from the Trash and Treasure sales.

Foreign Mission Designate: Rev. Dr. Cinda and Rev. Dr. Steve G. (in Egypt)

Mission: Cinda works for the Evangelical Theological Seminary in Cairo, and Steve works for the Synod of the Nile of the Evangelical Presbyterian Church of Egypt. Both are there to communicate to the outside world a largely unknown array of ministries going on in congregations and various outreach ministries, through the seminary students, the committees of the synod, and in partnership with other Christian denominations in Egypt.

Opportunity: Learn of the foreign missionary work sponsored, and supported by PCUSA, and RR Presbyterian Church’s direct financial support through PCUSA.

Relay For Life

Mission: Support the work of the American Cancer Society in cancer research at the national level.

Opportunity: Participate in a team walk at a designated track in Rocky River/Fairview Park held annually. Team members make individual donations to participate and support the mission.

North Coast Health

16110 Detroit Avenue
Lakewood, OH. 44107
216-228-7878

Mission: North Coast Health is a  charity medical clinic providing health care to the medically under-served. 

Opportunity:

  • Volunteers for various internal clinic needs in daily operations( training is provided).
  • Donate needed non-perishable items.
  • Help provide financial support through direct donations

Contact: To be determined, 216-228-7878

Christian Education at RR Presbyterian Church 

Mission: Sunday school classes, and Christian Fellowship youth groups raise funds through direct donations, car washes, etc., and participate in annual mission trips to aid the underserved in communities across the mid-west. 

Opportunities: Assist the church school staff with the programs. 

Contact: Lisa Watts, Director of Christian Education, 440-333-4888, lwatts@riverpres.org

Sunday Food Collections 

Mission: Alleviate hunger in our local community by providing needed  items for distribution through Rocky River Assistance. Food items are collected on the first Sunday of each month as well as a “special” collection on Harvest Sunday preceding Thanksgiving. 

Opportunity: Bring suggested food items to church on the first Sunday each month for deposit in the Food Box  located in the church vestibule. Financial donations are also welcomed.